April 16, 2021 10:00 AM EDT Cincinnati


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Carved Bone Crucifix

possibly Mi'kmaq or Maliseet, Jesuit IHS inscribed on reverse
length 2.75 in. x width 1 in.
mid-18th century

An example of a crucifix identified as Mi'kmaq or Maliseet is curated within the collections of Musee McCord (No. M3).

Provenance:Descended Through a Prominent Halifax Family

Condition:

Warm patina, soft surface - a very tactile piece.

Starting Price: $250
Estimate: $500 - $700
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